Bristol Airport (BRS)
Facilities and Services
(Bristol, Somerset, England, UK)
Bristol International Airport (BRS) is the West Country's biggest and best airport, flying millions of people to destinations all over Europe and farther afield each year. There is just one terminal at Bristol International Airport, which has outstanding passenger facilities and handles the large amount of air traffic with efficiency.
The terminal is divided into Check-in and Arrivals on the ground floor and Departures on the first floor, while facilities consist of a money changer, cash machines, postal services and a children's games room.
Airport Information Desks
Tel: +44 870 121 2747
Bristol International Airport (BRS) has an active and helpful complement of personnel ready to assist passengers. The information desk can provide all relevant information on the airport and accommodation options in Bristol. Some useful numbers include:
Airport Main Switchboard - +44 870 121 2747
Special Assistance - +44 870 121 2747
Lost Property - +44 127 547 3573
Excess Baggage - +44 127 547 2292
Car Park Pre-booking - +44 870 125 2747
Shops, Duty-Free and Retail Outlets
Bristol International Airport (BRS) comes with good shopping options, both before and after security in the domestic and international areas, with WH Smith newsagents offering books, magazines and newspapers and Nuance Tax & Duty Free offering cheaper items for those leaving the European Union.
Bars, Cafés and Restaurants
The airport has a good supply of eateries including cafés, restaurants and fast-food options. There is a good selection either side of security, with Delice de France, The Food Village, Burger King and Subway on offer before security, while La Brioche Dorée, Ritazza Coffee Bar, Bar des Voyageurs and Echo provide food and drinks for those who have passed passport control.
Currency Exchange, Communications and Banking Facilities
Travelex Bureau de Change can be found before and after security as can a number of ATM cash machines. For business services, there is the Media Centre, which provides a conference room with excellent facilities, while the British Airways and Servisair lounges have telephones, fax machines, Internet and email facilities as well as refreshments.
Bristol International Airport (BRS) has excellent facilities for disabled travellers and it conforms to the European standard for mobility assistance, with lifts to all floors, wheelchairs, disabled toilets, adapted telephones, an induction loop system, special assistance points throughout the terminal and designated disabled parking spaces.